Preschool

Practice pre-writing skills in our Rainbow Rice Sensory Tray. Stimulate your pre-schoolers sense of touch, sight and sound, as they work they work on strengthening their fine motor skills in this sensory based learning activity. Supplies Rainbow Rice (see below) Gold Coins Shamrock Confetti Selection of Mark Making Tools - popsicle sticks, paintbrushes, play dough tools or pencils. Deep Tray Click here to receive a FREE copy of our eBook You will need: Rice Food coloring Zip-loc bags White vinegar Trays Add a cup of… Read More

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Painting Christmas Lights is a classic Christmas activity. But instead of painting some this year, we have put them to good use in a simple Maths activity to reinforce the concept of making and carrying on patterns. Earlier this week I was helping Bella and her classmates to make patterns with coloured beads.  Her teacher had made cards with the patterns on for them to copy, continue and fill in by threading the different coloured beads onto a piece of string. To give Bella another… Read More

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Summer Learning Beach Name Collage Summer Learning Beach Name Collage

Head down to the beach and make a fun Name Collage using stones and pebbles. A fun learning activity for preschoolers working on name recognition. When the weather allows (and sometimes when it doesn't) we love to pack up a picnic and head down to our local beach. My kids go mad for a spot of hole digging (in pursuit of treasure usually), sandcastle building and paddling fun. It's also great to bring some of our activities down to the beach. There's nothing like a… Read More

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Your older siblings are occupied and your youngest is getting restless, as you try to prepare the dinner and fold the laundry. Setting up a quick sensory bin is the perfect weapon to pull out in your fight against the late-afternoon blues. Our St Patrick's Day Sensory Bin is super quick to set up and will stimulate and entertain your pre-schooler, whilst you finish up your  chores. My son's were engrossed in a football match outdoors, so Bella was left to her own devices indoors, whilst I… Read More

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Add some love to your learning in the run up to Valentine's Day with our Top 10 Valentine's Day Preschool Learning Activities. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.  Why not cheer up your preschool winter learning activities with some heart filled Valentine's fun. Stickers are a brilliant boredom buster for kids at any time of the year. Pus they are a great tool to work those all important fine motor skills. Have a go at these heart shaped Matching Stickers Lacing Cards from Teach… Read More

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